Settlement Workers In Schools Program

(SWIS)

The Settlement Worker in Schools (SWIS) program is a partnership between the Humboldt Regional Newcomer Centre, Citizenship and Immigration Canada, Horizon School Division, the Greater Saskatoon Catholic School Division and Englefeld Protestant Separate School Division. This program aims to ease the settlement process for kids in school.


We assist with the following...

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  • School Registration Process
  • Provide support to the students as they transition into a new school system
  • Arrange student/parent meetings, including 3-way conferences
  • Bridging the gap between home and school communication
  • Provide interpreter/translator services
  • Family support as needed
  • Registration for extracurricular activities
  • Promote cultural sensitivity in the school and community
  • Connect families with resources & services in the community

For more information contact Tracy or Odessa at 306.682.4277

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SWIS Workers

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Tracy Abel

SWIS
tracy.abel@thehrnc.com

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Odessa Sherbaniuk

Settlement Advisor/SWIS
odessa.sherbaniuk@thehrnc.com



SWIS Educational Links



Education from Kindergarten to Grade 12 is free.

Postsecondary - please see the Postsecondary Education link under Community Services.